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Thursday, March 19 • 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Music Curation Through Festivals and Streaming

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Festivals and streaming services are two of the biggest manifestations of music curation which continues to have vast influence. As audiences redefine and split musical genres, the importance of examples like Outkast as a festival headliner, Lana Del Ray and Disclosure as multi genre artists and the emergence of EDM pop artists all involve both streaming service and festival curation. We'll dive into the secret sauce behind these areas as well as the influences on them with representatives from both areas as well as discussing the role of data interpreters and disruptors whose work is crucial to the topic.

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Nick Farkas

VP of Concerts & Events, Evenko
Nick Farkas has been booking shows in his home town of Montreal for over 20 years. He started with punk and metal acts in the late 1980’s, eventually co-founding Greenland Productions in 1993. Four years later, he was recruited by legendary Montreal promoter Donald K. Donald. Nick... Read More →

Delphine Ferre

Agent, Deezer

Matt Hickey

Agent, High Road Touring
Matt Hickey Agent, High Road Touring
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Mark Kates

Founder/CEO, Fenway Recordings

Thursday March 19, 2015 2:00pm - 3:00pm CDT
ACC Room 15

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